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Monday, June 12, 2017

The Yukon Quest 1,000 Mile International Sled Dog Race recently held its...

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

On February 9, 2017, Firefly, a dog on Yuka Honda’s team, died on the trail...

Saturday, February 18, 2017

Hosted by the Westmark...

Thursday, February 16, 2017

Fairbanks welcomed the Yukon Quest’s final five mushers today as the...

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

As six more mushers crossed the finish line throughout the day, another race...

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

This afternoon at 1:30pm...

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Love of mushing was in the air as the 2017 Yukon Quest 1,000 Mile...

Monday, February 13, 2017

Frontrunner and...

Monday, February 13, 2017

This morning at 3:50am...

Sunday, February 12, 2017

All eyes were on the close race from Circle City to Central at the start of...

Sunday, February 12, 2017

This evening at 7:02pm...

Saturday, February 11, 2017

The Yukon Quest 1,000 Mile International Sled Dog Race has a new leader and...

Friday, February 10, 2017

Half of the remaining mushers of the Yukon Quest 1,000 Mile International...

Friday, February 10, 2017

This afternoon at 12:27pm...

Thursday, February 9, 2017

The remaining four mushers made it to Dawson City this sixth day of the...

Thursday, February 9, 2017

Due to the varying thickness of the ice in downtown Fairbanks, the Finish...

Thursday, February 9, 2017

This morning at 3:59am...

Thursday, February 9, 2017

This morning Race Marshal Fabian Schmitz stated that a dog on...

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

The Dawson checkpoint was a busy port of call today as nine mushers...

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

This morning at 9:03am...

Tuesday, February 7, 2017

The usually desolate stretch of frozen territory between...

Tuesday, February 7, 2017

This afternoon at 3:50pm...

Tuesday, February 7, 2017

This morning at 7am,...

Monday, February 6, 2017

Familiar faces and good food was a recurring theme for Day 3 of the Yukon...

Monday, February 6, 2017

Bib #2, Yuka Honda, has...

Saturday, February 4, 2017

The 34th running of the...

Friday, February 3, 2017

Competitors in the YQ300...

Friday, February 3, 2017

Competitors were briefed today on trail conditions for the 2017 Yukon Quest...

Thursday, February 2, 2017

The official Start & Draw Banquet for the...

Friday, January 27, 2017

Fans of the Yukon Quest 1,000 Mile International Sled Dog Race and the...

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

This statement is regarding General Race Procedure Rule # 8 pertaining to...

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Ed Stielstra and...

Monday, January 23, 2017

This past weekend’s pre-race food drop and vet checks have resulted in...

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

No matter what Mother Nature has in store, mushers in the 2017 Yukon Quest 1...

Wednesday, December 28, 2016

The Yukon Quest 1,000 Mile International Sled Dog Race and the...

Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Rookies Severin...

Tuesday, November 29, 2016

For the first time in five years, there will be a new face at the helm when...

Thursday, November 24, 2016

Life on the trail of the Yukon Quest 1,000 Mile International Sled Dog Race...

Thursday, November 10, 2016

The Yukon Quest 1,000 Mile International Sled Dog Race invites media to...

Monday, November 7, 2016

Preparations for the 2017 Yukon Quest 1,000 Mile International Dog Sled Race...

Tuesday, November 1, 2016

Participants of the Yukon Quest 1,000 Mile International Sled Dog Race...

Thursday, September 1, 2016

Fans of the 2017 Yukon Quest 1,000 Mile International Sled Dog Race won't...

Monday, August 8, 2016

The Yukon Quest 1,000 Mile International Sled Dog Race has 17 mushers on the...

Wednesday, August 3, 2016

The Boards of Directors for the Yukon Quest 1,000 Mile International Sled...

Friday, June 3, 2016

Planning for the 2017 Yukon Quest 1,000 Mile International Sled Dog Race...

Saturday, February 20, 2016

Hosted by Coast High Country Inn Convention Centre, this year’s Finish...

Friday, February 19, 2016

Braeburn cinnamon...

Thursday, February 18, 2016

Another eventful day out at...

Thursday, February 18, 2016

At approximately 3:00pm...

Wednesday, February 17, 2016

The Takhini finish...

Wednesday, February 17, 2016

This afternoon, rookie musher...

Wednesday, February 17, 2016

This afternoon Race Marshal Doug...

Tuesday, February 16, 2016

At 3:07am this morning...

Monday, February 15, 2016

The 2016 Yukon Quest 1,000 Mile International Sled Dog Race has its champion...

Monday, February 15, 2016

The Yukon Quest 1,000 Mile International Sled Dog Race will be moving the...

Sunday, February 14, 2016

Hugh Neff got his...

Sunday, February 14, 2016

Yukon Quest musher Tony Angelo (bib #13) from Fairbanks, AK, has been...

Saturday, February 13, 2016

Another early start to the day as more mushers completed their 36-hour...

Saturday, February 13, 2016

The Yukon Quest 1,000 Mile International Sled Dog Race action started early...

Friday, February 12, 2016

Early this morning, veteran musher Hank...

Thursday, February 11, 2016

The dog yard is filling up in Dawson on the sixth day of the Yukon Quest, as...

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

11:59pm...

Tuesday, February 9, 2016

As of Tuesday evening all teams in the 1,000 Mile International Sled Dog...

Monday, February 8, 2016

The blistering pace continued for the top five in the 1,000-mile race and a...

Monday, February 8, 2016

This afternoon the Yukon Quest received notification that Bib #10, Hank...

Monday, February 8, 2016

Yesterday evening at 5:25pm...

Sunday, February 7, 2016

Broncos & Jaguars couldn’t hold a candle to sled dogs this Sunday as the...

Sunday, February 7, 2016

Two Rivers - 01:00

There was fresh snow on the...

Friday, February 5, 2016

The 2016 YQ300 will...

Thursday, February 4, 2016

The draw determining the starting order of the...

Tuesday, February 2, 2016

Due to jumble ice sections between Circle and the turnaround point which is...

Tuesday, February 2, 2016

Fans of the Yukon Quest 1,000 Mile International Sled Dog Race will once...

Monday, February 1, 2016

Due to jumble ice on the ...

Monday, February 1, 2016

Shaw Direct is pleased to join the Yukon Quest as the Official Dawson City...

Thursday, January 14, 2016

No matter what Mother Nature has in store, mushers in the 2016 Yukon Quest 1...

Wednesday, January 13, 2016

Participants of the Yukon Quest 1,000 Mile International Sled Dog Race can...

Monday, January 11, 2016

Participants, staff, volunteers and fans will be well rested when they head...

Friday, January 8, 2016

Whitehorse Motors will help steer participants of the 2016 Yukon Quest 1,000...

Monday, December 21, 2015

Manitoulin Transport will help ensure mushers and their dog teams are well...

Monday, December 7, 2015

Rookie Rick Katucki...

Wednesday, November 25, 2015

Participants, volunteers and fans can count on quality accommodations during...

Monday, August 3, 2015

The Yukon Quest 1,000 Mile Sled Dog Race is officially on, with 21 mushers...

Friday, July 31, 2015

Mushers who hit the trail of the 2016 Yukon Quest 1,000 Mile International...

Monday, July 13, 2015

Dawson City will once again welcome mushers in the 2016 Yukon Quest 1,000...

Thursday, June 18, 2015

The Yukon Quest 1,000 Mile International Sled Dog Race has a new Executive...

Friday, May 29, 2015

Four fresh faces will sit on the Alaska and Yukon boards of directors for...

Sunday, February 22, 2015

It was an emotional end to the 2015 Yukon Quest 1,000 Mile International...

Friday, February 20, 2015

It was far from easy, but Rob Cooke said all the sacrifices and tough...

Friday, February 20, 2015

It wasn’t quite the lantern he had hoped for, but when Lance Mackey crossed...

Thursday, February 19, 2015

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Wednesday, February 18, 2015

1:00 am

It’s been 22 years since Ed Hopkins ran his first...

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

Nine days, 12 hours and 49 minutes after the 2015 Yukon Quest International...

Monday, February 16, 2015

Allen Moore has been patient since the start of this year’s Yukon Quest 1,...

Sunday, February 15, 2015

1:00am

There are just 16 mushers left out of the starting...

Saturday, February 14, 2015

This afternoon, musher Cody...

Saturday, February 14, 2015

This morning, musher Joar...

Saturday, February 14, 2015

Yesterday evening, rookie musher Magnus...

Friday, February 13, 2015

Jason Campeau’s...

Friday, February 13, 2015

12:00 am

Brent Sass was the first musher to make it...

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

This evening at 5:16 pm PST, the Yukon Quest received notification that Bib...

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

1:00 am

Brent Sass once again has a shot at the gold,...

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Bib #24, Jason Campeau...

Monday, February 9, 2015

This afternoon, musher Matt Hall (bib #25) from Eagle, Alaska scratched from...

Thursday, February 5, 2015

Allen Moore was the second musher to draw his bib number at the Start...

Wednesday, February 4, 2015

With 1,000 miles of trail running through 11 northern communities, advanced...

Friday, January 23, 2015

The conditions around Whitehorse are changing for the better with the recent...

Friday, January 23, 2015

The Yukon Quest 1,000 Mile International Sled Dog Race will once again show...

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

Yukon Quest fans in Alaska and around the world can count on continued in-...

Monday, January 19, 2015

With open water in Whitehorse still, plans have been progressing for...

Wednesday, January 14, 2015

With less than a month to go until the start of the 2015 Yukon Quest 1,000...

Friday, December 19, 2014

Alpine Lodge will be a welcome sight for participants of the Yukon Quest 1,...

Friday, December 5, 2014

Fans of the Yukon Quest 1,000 Mile International Sled Dog Race can once...

Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Mushers in the 2015 Yukon Quest 1,000 Mile International Sled Dog Race will...

Tuesday, July 8, 2014

Mushers in the 2015 Yukon Quest 1,000 Mile International Sled Dog Race may...

Tuesday, May 27, 2014

The Yukon Quest 1,000 Mile International Sled Dog Race recently held its...

Monday, March 17, 2014

The Yukon Quest 1,000 Mile International Sled Dog Race has a new Executive...

Saturday, February 15, 2014

It was an emotional night of recognition,...

Thursday, February 13, 2014

This afternoon preliminary findings of necropsy conducted by Dr. Christina ...

Wednesday, February 12, 2014

Bib #4, Jerry Joinson damaged his sled on the trail in the vicinity of the...

Tuesday, February 11, 2014

Matt Hall was the third musher to cross the finish line of the 2014 Yukon...

Tuesday, February 11, 2014

The Yukon Quest received confirmation from the RCMP at 11:55am PST that they...

Tuesday, February 11, 2014

Early this morning, veteran musher Dave Dalton (bib #5) from Healy, Alaska...

Monday, February 10, 2014

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Sunday, February 9, 2014

Early this morning while racing on the trail between Carmacks and Braeburn,...

Saturday, February 8, 2014

Allen Moore and Brent Sass had fans riveted Saturday, as they continued...

Saturday, February 8, 2014

This morning at 11:02 am PST, the Yukon Quest received notification that Bib...

Friday, February 7, 2014

Allen Moore regained the lead out of Stepping Stone Friday afternoon,...

Thursday, February 6, 2014

It was an action-packed day at the Dawson City checkpoint, as the leaders of...

Wednesday, February 5, 2014

Cody Strathe...

Wednesday, February 5, 2014

Brent Sass took the lead as he left Eagle...

Tuesday, February 4, 2014

Bib #4, Jerry Joinson, has been assigned a time penalty by Race Marshal Doug...

Tuesday, February 4, 2014

After missing out on first place last year by just eight seconds, Aliy...

Monday, February 3, 2014

Bib #4, Jerry Joinson, irreparably damaged his sled on the trail between...

Monday, February 3, 2014

Today at 6:25 pm Alaska time veteran musher Mike Ellis of Fairbanks, Alaska...

Monday, February 3, 2014

Sunday at 1:23 pm Alaska time veteran musher Normand Casavant of Whitehorse...

Sunday, February 2, 2014

Seventeen teams remain in the Yukon Quest, after Dawson City, Yukon resident...

Thursday, January 30, 2014

Over 300 people packed into the Westmark Fairbanks Hotel and Conference...

Tuesday, January 28, 2014

The start of the 2014 Yukon Quest 1,000 Mile...

Monday, January 27, 2014

Today Yukon Quest Race Marshal Doug Grilliot announced that the 2014 Yukon...

Wednesday, January 8, 2014

The Yukon Quest 1,000 Mile International Sled Dog Race launched their new...

Friday, July 26, 2013

The Boards of Directors for the Yukon Quest 1,000 Mile International Sled...

Wednesday, February 6, 2013

Today at 1:00 pm PST veteran musher Kelley Griffin of Wasilla, Alaska...

Wednesday, February 6, 2013

This morning at 8:40 am Race Officials accepted a scratch from bib #6, Lance...

Tuesday, February 5, 2013

Yukon Quest Race Marshall Doug Grilliot announced that the mandatory layover...

Monday, February 4, 2013

This evening at 6:00 pm Race Officials accepted a scratch form from #22 Ed...